Electrolux Newsroom Asia Pacific

Archive for June, 2012

Maximise your cooking with Maxiflame heat

You may have the right ingredients, spices, condiments and the same recipes written by the professional chefs you’re hoping to emulate. Whydoes the result not quite taste the same?

Quick ideas for healthy breakfasts on the go

The recent findings from the Electrolux Asia Pacific Food Survey found that while the majority felt that breakfast was the most important meal of the day, most actually spent the least amount of time (as little as seven minutes) preparing it.

How to cook to impress

According to the recent food survey by Electrolux, the ability to whip up a meal at home is a much sought after trait when looking for love here in Asia. So what are the main things to remember in the kitchen when you’re trying to impress that special someone?

Filtering the myths of vacuum suction

When picking out a vacuum, appliance manufacturers are apt to tout two particular features – the vacuum’s suction power and its high wattage. But while important, the power of a vacuum’s suction and wattage do not tell the entire story when it comes to keeping your home spic and span.

Kitchen gadgets any culinary dad will love

Cooking is not just for mothers. Fathers can be culinary gods in the kitchen, too. The number of male celebrity chefs around the world is proof enough of that.

Healthy alternatives to Asia’s most unhealthy foods

You may have heard of the caloric excesses of the world’s most unhealthy foods, like the 8,000-calorie Quadruple Bypass Burger meal at the aptly named Heart Attack Grill. Or restaurant chain Chilli’s extreme take on fried onions with the 2,710-calorie Awesome Blossom appetizer. And how about the BLT sandwich from Tony’s restaurant in Michigan that features 1 pound of bacon, which translates into about 192grams of fat.

Popular healthy bites for kids’ parties

The Summer holidays are here, and the kids are out of school. If you’re throwing a party for your children, or bringing them to a group play date, you may want to also bring along some snacks for everyone to enjoy. Kids do love their fried foods, salt and sugar, so keeping their taste buds happy with healthy options can be a challenge. We look at some healthy variations on popular party food for kids.

How to eat like an Olympian

Whether you’re revving up for a sports event or looking to eat healthier, take a cue from the professionals. Top athletes eat to enhance their sporting performance, rebuild and repair muscle as well as maintain energy levels during training.

How to get your man more involved in the kitchen

The world of professional cooking may be well-populated by men, yet it’s a different story when it comes to the home.